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August 12, 2016

DUI Crash in Derby

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

MOTOR VEHICLE CRASH/DUI

                                                                                                           

CASE#: 16B203026

TROOPER: Helm                                             

STATION: Derby                    

CONTACT#: 334-8881

 

DATE/TIME: 8/12/2016 @ 0055 hours

LOCATION: US Route 5 near Fish and Game Rd in Derby, VT

 

VEHICLE #1

OPERATOR: Ryan Hinton

AGE:  29   
CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE: Derby VT

 

INJURIES: There were no injuries reported in this crash

 

DESCRIPTION OF VEHICLE: Red 2006 Chevy Cobalt.

 

DAMAGE TO VEHICLE: Front bumper, hood, undercarriage, passenger side, rear bumper.

              

WEATHER: Clear, dry weather     

 

ROAD COND: Dry pavement

 

SUMMARY OF CRASH: Vehicle left the roadway, struck a telephone pole and came to rest in a culvert.

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: Vermont State Police were dispatched to a single vehicle crash on US RT 5 in the town of Derby. Upon arrival, Vermont State Police identified the operator as Ryan Hinton. While speaking with Hinton an odor of intoxicants was detected emitting from his person. Hinton performed standardized field sobriety exercises and consented to a preliminary breath test which resulted in .167% blood alcohol content. Hinton was subsequently placed under arrest for suspicion of DUI and brought to the Derby Barracks for processing.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes, DUI

COURT DATE: 8/30/2016                             

COURT: Orleans

MUG SHOT: Yes

 

 

Trooper Rob Helm

Vermont State Police

Derby Barracks

802.334.8881

Rob.Helm@Vermont.gov

Fax: 802.334.4740

35 Crawford Rd.

Derby, VT 05829